Wakhid Nashruddin is a faculty member of English Department of State Institute of Islamic Studies (Institut Agama Islam Negeri) Syekh Nurjati at Cirebon, West Java—Indonesia. He has been involved in teaching English as a foreign language for more than nine years; teaching English in different levels of educations—almost seven years in at elementary school level, one year at junior high school level, almost three years at senior high school level, and six years at college (or university) level. His main concern now is in the area of teachers’ professional development. Besides, his research interests are in the area of the teaching of listening, the teaching of speaking, and the teaching of writing. He can be contacted via firstname.lastname@example.org
What this blog is about.This blog is a record of the writer's efforts in pursuing professionalism in his career as a teacher. Teaching and research are two forms of teachers' professional development that he believes can upgrade his capacity as a qualified teacher. By informing what he has done, he hopes he can contribute to other people.